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St. Thomas Fate Meeting's Topic

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7
Month
December
Year
1976
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Unitarians Dedicate Memorial Glass

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22
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November
Year
1986
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"Bohemian-Type" Coffee House Planned Here

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9
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February
Year
1960
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Coffee Shop Opens

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9
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April
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1960
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AACHM Oral History: Rosemarion Blake

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Rosemarion Alexander Blake was born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1923 to Jewel Alexander Price and Jacob Price. She was brought to Ann Arbor between two to four years of age by her great Aunt Hattie and Uncle Robert Alexander. Rosemarion attended Jones School Kindergarten through 9th grade and graduated from Ann Arbor High School in 1941. She held a number of jobs after graduating and in 1945 became the first African-American woman to work in city Hall in a non-custodial position. A number of years later, she worked in Publication Sales at the Institute for Social Research from 1970 until her retirement in 1987.

Bookstore To Expand Fourth Time

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11
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October
Year
1974
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Real Estate Transfers

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13
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February
Year
1891
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